Category Archives: macosx

MacOSX: Manually restoring TimeMaschine Backup

In case you are a CLI junkie as myself and want to restore some files from a time maschine backup manually with the CLI (or using the finder), you will notice that the restored files cannot be changed. The restored …

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“I solved it” – Java with MacOSX

Many of you have probably noticed during the last months. Java is somewhat broken with MacOSX since Oracle started shipping Java7 for MacOSX. Some of the things I recommend about using Java on MacOSX: – Install the SDK even if …

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MacOSX: List all available disks and partitions

In MacOSX if you want to get a list of all disks and partitions including their device names, you can use the diskutil program. # diskutil list